Ptosis Following Botulinum Toxin Injection in Hemifacial Spasm: Not always a straightforward diagnosis

  • Mansooreh Jamshidian-Tehrani Eye Research Center, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Hadi Z. Mehrjardi Eye Research Center, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Abolfazl Kasaee Eye Research Center, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Samira Yadegari Eye Research Center, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Keywords: Hemifacial Spasm, Botulinum Toxins, Blepharoptosis, Aneurysm

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Published
2019-11-10
How to Cite
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Jamshidian-Tehrani M, Z. Mehrjardi H, Kasaee A, Yadegari S. Ptosis Following Botulinum Toxin Injection in Hemifacial Spasm: Not always a straightforward diagnosis. Curr J Neurol. 18(4):184-186.
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